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exsiccate


exsiccate


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exsiccate  \Ex"sic*cate\  (?;  277),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Exsiccated};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Exsiccating}.]  [L.  exsiccatus 
  p.  p.  of  exsiccare  to  dry  up  ex  out  +  siccare  to  make  dry, 
  siccus  dry.] 
  To  exhaust  or  evaporate  moisture  from  to  dry  up  --Sir  T. 
  Browne.